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  • Hi,

    i´m working on windows with QT 5.2 and MinGW. I tried to integrate the ZBAR libs into my Project by copying the files (zbar.h und the zbar folder with the other headers) into my Project folder and adding in my .pro file

    HEADERS += zbar.h
    INCLUDEPATH += /zbar/

    but i get these errors

    In function 'ZN4zbar12ImageScannerC1EPNS_20zbar_image_scanner_sE':
    undefined reference to `zbar_image_scanner_create´


    #include "mainwindow.h"
    #include <QApplication>
    #include <zbar.h>
    #include <QImage>

    using namespace zbar;

    int main(int argc, char *argv[])
    QApplication a(argc, argv);
    MainWindow w;;

    //This is part of ZBar, just added it for testing
    ImageScanner scanner;
    return a.exec&#40;&#41;;


    hope somebody can help


  • If its a library, you have to add it to LIBS += \ and add to INCLUDEPATH where the headers are. If you plan on building it, you also have to add the cpp's.

  • Ok, i changed my .pro file in

    QT += core gui

    greaterThan(QT_MAJOR_VERSION, 4): QT += widgets

    TARGET = zbar_gui_app
    TEMPLATE = app

    SOURCES += main.cpp
    SOURCES += mainwindow.cpp
    HEADERS += mainwindow.h
    FORMS += mainwindow.ui
    LIBS += -L$$PWD/lib/ -llibzbar-0.lib

    INCLUDEPATH += $$PWD/include
    DEPENDPATH += $$PWD/include

    and added a folder "lib" which contains

    libzbar-0.lib, libzbar-0.def and libzbar.dll.a

    furthermore i moved the headers in the folder "include".

    But now i get a Prompt saying "During startup programm exited with code 0x0000135"

  • Does the ZBar library have other dependencies? If so, they need to be added to the LIBS as well. Other than that, I'm not sure what's going on.

  • I don't think so. If you want, you can try it yourself.

    Link to ZBAR

    Thanks for your help.

  • do you know how to link the zbar now?

  • It's very straightforward:

    LIBS += -llibzbar-0

    The author said he compiled the library with MinGW. Because of that zbar will depend on libgcc_s_dw2-1.dll, MinGW's runtime library. I'd say that the error he reported was caused by him missing this dll in his search path.

  • @Leonardo
    I don't understand what you mean
    So if i ant to use zbar, i need to compile with MINGW?
    I can't just use origin lib file without modify it ?

  • I mean that if the library was compiled with MinGW, you might have unexpected dependencies. That's how you get the error he reported. Dependencies are missing.

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